Sir George Parkin

a biography by Willison, John Stephen, Sir

Publisher: Macmillan and co., limited in London

Written in English
Published: Pages: 278 Downloads: 824
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  • Parkin, George Robert, Sir, 1846-1922

Edition Notes

After the death of Sir John Willison, the work was completed and revised by William Lawson Grant. Chapters II, III, and X are written by him. cf. Publisher"s pref.

Statementby Sir John Willison.
ContributionsGrant, William Lawson, 1872-
Classifications
LC ClassificationsF1033 .P24
The Physical Object
Pagination4 p. l., 278 p.
Number of Pages278
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6742487M
LC Control Number30012591
OCLC/WorldCa4371976

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